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8mm Tele Vue Ethos Telescope Eyepiece
$569.99
 
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Expected Ship Date: 10/26/2014

  • 8mm Ethos eyepiece with a very expansive apparent field of view of 100deg
  • Eyepiece eye relief is 15mm, and the 8mm Ethos accepts DIOPTRX
  • Effective field stop diameter of 13.9mm
  • Can be used in both 2" and 1.25" focusers and accessories due to its barrel size
  • Weight: 0.95 lbs (15.2 oz)


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Item #  08348
Mfg Model #  ETH-08.0

Sky & Tel Hot Product 2009At NEAF 2008, Tele Vue was pleased to demonstrate a new 8mm focal length, 100 degree AFOV Ethos telescope eyepiece. In addition to matching all the key performance criteria of its 13mm sibling, this 8mm Tele Vue Ethos Telescope Eyepiece is parfocal in 1.25-inch focusers with Radians, Plossls, Type 6 Naglers and 1.25-inch Panoptics. Further, its lighter weight and smaller diameter than the 13mm Ethos makes the 8mm suitable for anyone using a binocular viewer.

Warranty

This product is serviced and supported by its manufacturer according to the terms and conditions included in the packaged product. Orion's limited warranty does not apply. Please contact the manufacturer directly for technical support.

Warning

Please note this product was not designed or intended by the manufacturer for use by a child 12 years of age or younger.

  • Design
    Proprietary
  • Eyepiece focal length
    8.0mm
  • Barrel size
    1.25" & 2"
  • Apparent field of view
    100.0°
  • Eye relief
    15.0mm
  • Coatings
    Fully multi-coated
  • Filter threads
    Yes
  • Parfocal
    Yes
  • Field stop diameter
    13.9mm
  • Barrel security recess
    Yes
  • Blackened lens edges
    Yes
  • Rubber eyeguards
    Yes
  • Body material
    Aluminum
  • Case
    No
  • Weight (oz.)
    15
  • Warranty
    Limited lifetime

Orders received by noon Pacific Time for in-stock item the same business day. Order received after noon will ship the next business day. When an item is not in-stock we will ship it as soon as it becomes available. Typically in-stock items will ship first and backordered items will follow as soon as they are available. You have the option in check out to request that your order ship complete, if you'd prefer.

I am considering the 13mm Ethos for a Meade EXT-LS, can this scope safely support the weight of this lens?
The mount of the ETX-LS can handle the weight of the 13mm Ethos eyepiece.

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